Freddy adu born june 2, 1989 is an american soccer player from ghana. Freddy adu made his finnish debut this past weekend, getting the start and playing 66 minutes in kups 10 over ktp. Get youtube premium get youtube tv best of youtube music sports. Freddy takes the ball into the box and feints and eases his way past 3 defenders before placing the ball in the top left corner of the net. Freddy adu dc united made his debut on the highest level at only 14 and has been tracked by a host of european giants ever since. Pro soccer player at 14 years old the next pele freddy. Take a look at the five youngest players to ever score a goal in mls league play. After four seasons in major league soccer, adu made the move to europe in the summer of 2007, signing with sl benfica in. Clips when freddy was 14,15 and 16 years old in major league soccer as well as fifa youth world cup. Freddy adu american soccer phenom video, news, stats.
Fredua koranteng freddy adu is an american soccer player who plays primarily as an attacking midfielder, but also as a winger or forward. In this video he shows great dribbling, passes and shots againt top mls teams as. While the kups first team ply their trade in the veikkausliiga, the finnish first division, adu was lining out for. At just 18 years of age, freddy adu appears to be coming into his own. Adu, who was born in ghana before moving to the washington area and signing with mls at age 14, will turn 22 in june. Freddy the next pele adu is ripping up the finnish fourth division. Freddy adu is of ghanian nationality with an american ghanian ethnicity.
People who know say that he could develop into the best player not. He came to america along with his family in the age of 8. Dec 27, 2006 cilps of adu playing in major league soccer andin the beginning against the under 17 level as a 14 year old. The american teenage prodigy made his professional debut in the mls.
Dec 14, 2016 freddy adu, the onetime american soccer prodigy, has bounced around the planet for a decade seeking a place to play regularly. A freddy adu personal appearance, freddy adu speaking engagement, or freddy adu endorsement will reflect well on your company. United in the 2004 mls superdraft, ahead of future us stars clint dempsey and michael bradley, who were chosen 8th and 36th, respectively. United during the second half of the exhibition soccer game at cashman field in las vegas, saturday, feb. Blackpool trialist freddy adu on being a football manager legend. In 2005 soccer prodigy freddy adu faced off against lionel messi in an epic showdown between two wonder kids. In the years leading up to that match adu s remarkable feats gave the indication that. A forum for wags, spouses, puckbunnies, cleat chasers, groupies, side chics, road beef, ballers, jumpoffs, wives, fiances, girlfriends, boyfriends, friends, gold. Ah, freddy talking about how hes going to be fit, hes going to be focused, hes mature now, and its all going to be different. U23 team that failed to qualify for the 2012 olympics.
When adu first burst into the scene in 2003, as a 14year old, signing what was at the time the most expensive professional contract in major. To hire freddy adu now for any corporate appearance, fundraiser, motivational speaker event, personal appearance, autograph signing, or website endorsement please contact our celebrity agents at 18776sports. Footballers who were overhyped, blew it, or lost control. Freddy adu is searching for a new soccer team again the. Save internet videos playing in your browser or in other programs to your hard drive. Union sign attacking midfielder freddy adu philadelphia union. Adus debut at age 14 the 22yearold, who has been capped 17. United at the age of 14, adu was spoken of and treated as the future of united states soccer. Freddy adu usa usamnt mnt u23 olympic mexico javier hernandez jeremy menez benfica pablo osvaldobelenenses dzon delarge moussa sissoko lucas ocampos okocha s. Soccer insider freddy adu headed to rizespor in turkey. Freddy adus soccer talent burned too brightly too quickly. Video taken during the dc united game on 432004 this is freddys first mls introduction freddy adu derek. Adu made his debut for real salt lake on april 7, 2007, playing the full 90. After his mother got the green card lottery, the family of adu moved to the usa and settled in rockville, maryland, us.
Freddy adu motivational speaker fee freddy adu appearance. A list of lyrics, artists and songs that contain the term adu from the website. Fredua koranteng freddy adu born june 2, 1989 is an american soccer player who plays primarily as an attacking midfielder, but also as a winger or forward. He was born to mother, emelia adu, and father, maxwell adu on june 2, 1989, in tema, ghana.
Cilps of adu playing in major league soccer andin the beginning against the under 17 level as a 14 year old. Chelsea are reported to have rejected the chance to sign adu, who is the youngestever usa international. He plays for aris thessaloniki and the american national team club career statistics. He plays for aris thessaloniki and the american national team. Despite his reputation, adu trained with uniteds academy players at their carrington training ground. Adu went on to score two goals in 11 games with benficas first team. Since the internet is awesome, there is already an every touch video of adus performance on youtube. Fredua koranteng freddy adu born june 2, 1989 is an american soccer player who plays. Freddy adu reportedly gets another chance to keep his soccer.
Speedy and highly gifted, freddy adu became a super soccer prodigy in the early 2000s. Freddy adu celebrity profile check out the latest freddy adu photo gallery, biography, pics, pictures, interviews, news, forums and blogs at rotten tomatoes. Freddy adu simple english wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Produced in 1989, in tema, ghana, freddy adu began playing football as a kid. Jun 30, 2016 14 year old football phenom freddy adu profile on 60 minutes 2004 duration. Amongst those who tried to lure the youngster to europe are manchester united, barcelona, real madrid, ajax, juventus, chelsea, internationale and arsenal. He played his first international matches with the u.1380 605 155 1522 520 1148 238 14 829 121 498 1347 298 574 317 140 846 193 422 344 1269 229 1074 1352 1273 343 766 233 962 187 44 438 590 1183 1411 868 64 525 278 1183 705 1184 1474